Goto

Collaborating Authors

Cyber Security Firm Avast Cuts IPO Price Guidance to 250-270 Pence Per Share

U.S. News

LONDON (Reuters) - Private equity-backed cyber security firm Avast [IPO-AVAS.L] reduced the expected price range for its landmark initial public offering to 250-270 pence a share on Wednesday, from an earlier range of 250-320 pence.


VMwareVoice: iPads At The Bank Reduce Wait Times, Help Consumers Better Understand Decisions

Forbes - Tech

The inconvenience of banking can try the patience and hurt the bottom lines of bankers and customers alike. Seeing an opportunity gain an edge on the competition, ANZ Banking Group decided to get into the app business to improve the banking experience on both sides of the counter. Today, instead of waiting in line, customers use one of the bank's iPads to immediately explain what kind of transaction or information they need. In this new app-centric approach, bankers and customers sit side by side, working together on iPads. Proposed agreements are viewed, edited and even digitally signed.


Universitiy Certificates in Python for Algo Trading & Computational Finance

#artificialintelligence

The program covers a wide range of important topics in Python for Finance & Algorithmic Trading, such as vectorized & event-based backtesting, streaming data & socket programming, machine & deep learning as well as live trading on popular trading platforms. Among others, you get access to 150 hours of recorded/live instruction, 1,200 pages documentation, 5,000 lines of Python code, 50 Jupyter Notebooks. There are also tutorials with exercises and test projects. Towards the end, you take part in practice modules and prepare a final, graded project.



F

#artificialintelligence

Welcome to the FinTech Times, a weekly newsletter covering the biggest FinTech news from around the globe. If you want to read F T before anyone else, make sure to subscribe using the form at the bottom of this page. Toronto's tech sector saw $361 million in venture funding over 41 deals in the first quarter of 2020, according to a new Hockeystick's ecosystem report. Fast growth requires fast decisions made with the right information. But SaaS companies face more challenges.